Arizona Sports Multi-Media Reporter (8209)

Posted by Bonneville International Corporation

Phoenix, AZ
Posted: 2017-03-02

Description:

Bonneville International has been a leader in broadcasting for over 50 years, with a mission to build up, connect, inform and celebrate communities and families across our markets. We currently own and operate 14 radio stations in Seattle, Phoenix, Denver and Salt Lake City, along with the NBC Affiliate TV station, KSL TV 5, in Salt Lake.  Were proud of our history, and we want talented people to join us as we continue to grow!

 

POSTION PURPOSE:

We are looking for  a quick thinking sports reporter to report on daily sports stories of interest to the Arizona Sports listening and digital audience on an on-call/fill-in basis.  

 

Responsibilities:

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Perform live field/studio reports
Maintain community contacts and develop specialties to enterprise sports news stories
Be a self-starter and quick thinker while reporting in-house and on-location placing an extreme emphasis on conversational writing and creative presentation during live and taped reports.
Consistently contributes original story ideas
Transcribes broadcast stories into original web content. Multi-media reporter with audio/written/photo/video when applicable

Requirements:

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

 

Two years post high school education in journalism with skills in the following areas: writing, broadcast journalism, news judgment, computer skills.
Three years of experience in a professional broadcast journalism environment.
Knowledge of newswire services and a working knowledge of computer skills.
Ability to develop and maintain news sources.
Strong writing and editorial skills.
Social Media presence and proficiency in Twitter, Facebook and Instagram platforms is a plus.
Aggressive attitude with a strong desire to advance in the broadcast media. A sports news junkie.
Quick learner who is fully committed to meeting the challenge.
Ability to dig up stories, enterprise news a must.
Excellent digital audio editing skills.
Multi-tasking pro. Ability to be organized with the capability to concentrate on more than one event at a time, able to follow written and verbal instructions under supervision.
Proven ability to work under pressure to meet daily/weekly deadlines. Ability to be precise and accurate both in writing and production.
Monitor news on a daily basis.
Maintain a valid drivers license and a clean driving record.
 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Receive, process, and maintain information through oral and/or written communication effectively.
Substantial physical movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers.
Ability to extend hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction with good eye and hand coordination.
Lift, move, and carry up to 20 pounds on occasion.
 

Bonneville is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Minority/female/disability PWDNET/veteran are encouraged to apply.

Contact:

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/536454-17985

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